MTV VMA Awards: Best Female Video

Were counting down to this weekend2013 MTV Video Music Awards and taking a look at the contenders for Best Female Video!

And the nominees are:

Demi Lovato — Heart Attack

Demi Lovato co-directed the music video for her hit song Heart Attack. Check out the edgy video below:

Rihanna  Stay (featuring Mikky Ekko)

The Barbadian artist recorded the pop ballad with Mikky Ekko. The accompanying music video shows Rihanna stripped down without makeup in a bathtub. The simple,  raw video highlights the songs powerful lyrics.

Taylor Swift — I Knew You Were Trouble

The country cutie reportedly wrote this song about her ex-boyfriend, One Direction’s Harry Styles, after he dumped her. Check out the music video for her powerful vocal revenge below:

Miley Cyrus  We Can’t Stop

The edgy songstress will be making her first VMA appearance to perform her smash hit We Cant Stop, which is nominated for four VMAs, including Best Female Video, Best Pop Video, Best Editing, as well as the new Best Song of Summer category.

Find out who wins on August 25th on MTV!